Genus: Arenga Labill.

Family: Arecaceae
Subfamily: Coryphoideae
Tribe: Caryoteae
Genus number: 940
Last updated: 31-Jul-2018
Accession Count: 36 (7 active, 7 available) in National Plant Germplasm System
Comments: conserved (nom. cons.) against the heterotypic synonym (Shenzhen ICN Art. 14.4 & App. III) Saguerus Steck., nom. rej.

List of Species Records in GRIN


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  2. Govaerts, R. & J. Dransfield. 2005. World checklist of palms.
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Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2020. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: Accessed 11 July 2020.